Vallisneria spiralis “Leopard”

Vallisneria spiralis 'Leopard' is a larger more vigorous selection of Vallisneria spiralis.  The leaves are wider and more robust with faint horizontal stripes or spots through the leaves.  This is an excellent aqurium plant for use as a backdrop or to wave in a strong current.

Common Name:      Leopard Val

Family Name:           Hydrocharitaceae

Native To:                

Lighting:                  Moderate

Requirements:        Undemanding, but prefers moderately hard water

Growth Form:          Rosettes on short runners

Growth Rate:            Fast

True Aquatic:            Yes, obligate aquatic

Placement in Tank:  Background

Available As:              Bare Root, Bunch